Memristor Equations: Incomplete Physics and Undefined Passivity/Activity

  title={Memristor Equations: Incomplete Physics and Undefined Passivity/Activity},
  author={Kyle M. Sundqvist and David K. Ferry and Laszlo B. Kish},
  journal={The Random and Fluctuating World},
In his seminal paper, Chua presented a fundamental physical claim by introducing the memristor, “The missing circuit element”. The memristor equations were originally supposed to represent a passive circuit element because, with active circuitry, arbitrary elements can be realized without limitations. Therefore, if the memristor equations do not guarantee that the circuit element can be realized by a passive system, the fundamental physics claims about the memristor as “missing circuit element… 

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